Monthly Archives: October 2012
The weather has been getting hotter…I ‘needed’ to buy some chocolate & all the chocolate bars at Supermercado de Sao Paulo were soft, like they’d been sitting out in the sun. No air conditioning there except for freezers & coolers…& … Continue reading
Hopefully the American people will have the sense not to elect this Romney person, but, then again, I never thought they could possibly relect Bush, & boy, was I wrong. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/leo-w-gerard/mitt-romney-republicans_b_2034712.html Scary.
Today is 2012300–the 300th day of 2012 The Julian year (2000+(julian day – 2451545/365.25) = 2012.81861739, which for some reason is not the same as 300/366 which is .81967221. This sounds so aspergian.
Today marks 734,800 days since 1 Jan 0001 (the Rata Die). 200 days from now, R.D. 735000, the date will be 12 May 2013, a Sunday.
Turning Sixty On turning 60… 60 = 2 x 2 x 3 x 5 (I couldn’t do that with 59, it’s prime) 60 = 55 + 5 (Fibonacci numbers) 60 = 100001000 (Zeckendorf representation) 111100 (binary) 74 (octal) 3C (hexadecimal)… Theoretically, … Continue reading
I think I know how Shirley Maclaine feels… On 26 June 2010 we drove about 300 km to the city of Voturporanga. The place is called Estância Casa Caminho e Luz Loosely In english, House of the Way & Light . A woman by the name … Continue reading
Decided to take the plunge & get my own domain…will be busy updating…